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Christmas tree farmers enjoy bumper harvest

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Bumper tree harvest

Stuart Kirkup loads trees onto a van on Dec. 1 at Dartmoor Christmas Tree Farm near Ashburton, England. The 23-acre farm in the heart of Dartmoor has provided the public with a variety of Christmas trees since 1990. Many growers in the U.K. have reported one of the best-ever years for British-grown trees, thanks to the summer's mixture of rain and sunshine.